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39 Main St
Newtown, CT 06470

Newtown Savings Bank is headquartered in Newtown and is the 11st largest bank in the state of Connecticut. It is also the 694th largest bank in the nation. It was established in 1855 and as of March of 2014, it had grown to 214 employees at 19 locations. Newtown Savings Bank's savings rates are 35% higher than the national average, and it has a B+ health rating.

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Data for Q1 2014

Institution Health


Texas Ratio


The Texas Ratio is an indicator of how much capital a bank has available compared to the total value of loans considered at risk. As of March 31, 2014 Newtown Savings Bank had $8.5 million in non-current loans and owned real-estate with $84.27 million in equity and loan loss allowances on hand to cover it. This gives Newtown Savings Bank a Texas Ratio of 10.09% which is excellent. Any bank with a Texas Ratio near or greater than 100% is considered at risk.

Texas Ratio Trend


The Texas Ratio for Newtown Savings Bank decreased dramatically from 24.31% as of March 31, 2013 to 10.09% as of March 31, 2014, resulting in a positive change of 58.49%.This indicates that the balance sheet and financial strength for Newtown Savings Bank has improved dramatically in recent periods.

Deposit Growth


In the past year, Newtown Savings Bank has increased its total deposits by $8.6 million, resulting in 1.14% growth for the year. A strong track record of growth is an indicator of consumer confidence and the bank's ability to strengthen its balance sheet. The growth Newtown Savings Bank has shown is above average.



Both FDIC and NCUA consider capitalization levels of banks and credit unions to be of high importance. Higher capitalization allows for a greater buffer when cover loans that may fail in the future. Newtown Savings Bank has $972.08 million in assets with $84.27 million in equity, resulting in a capitalization level of 8.67%, which is average.

Institution Statistics

FDIC Certificate #18199
Year Established1855
Primary RegulatorFDIC
Assets and Liabilities
Assets$972.08 million
Loans$812.47 million
Deposits$763.79 million
Equity Capital$75.22 million
Loan Loss Allowance$9.05 million
Unbacked Noncurrent Loans$7.59 million
Real Estate Owned$911,000
Historic Data - March 2013
Assets$958.85 million
Equity Capital$67.56 million
Loan Loss Allowance$6.75 million
Unbacked Noncurrent Loans$7.59 million
Real Estate Owned$1.73 million
Profit Margin - Quarterly
Net Interest Margin3.37%
Return on Assets0.09%
Return on Equity1.16%
Interest Income$9.46 million

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Newtown Savings Bank Savings Account Rates

0.25%$15k-Health Savings Account
0.05%--Statement Savings
0.05%--Passbook Savings
0.05%--Christmas Club

Newtown Savings Bank Money Market Rates

0.25%$1m-Business Tiered MMDA
0.20%$1m-Consumer Tiered MMDA
0.15%$100k-Business MMDA Sweep
0.05%--Basic Money Market Account - Consumer
0.05%--Basic Money Market Account - Business

Newtown Savings Bank Checking Account Rates

0.08%--Flagship Checking
0.05%--Interest Checking - Consumer
0.05%--Interest Checking - Sole Proprietor

Newtown Savings Bank CD Rates

1.00%--5 Year CD
0.75%--4 Year CD
0.60%--3 Year CD
0.35%--2 Year CD
0.30%--18 Month CD
0.30%--15 Month CD
0.20%--1 Year CD
0.15%--6 Month CD
0.10%--3 Month CD

Newtown Savings Bank IRA Rates

1.00%--5 Year IRA
0.75%--4 Year IRA
0.60%--3 Year IRA
0.35%--2 Year IRA
0.30%--18 Month IRA
0.30%--15 Month IRA
0.20%--1 Year IRA
0.15%--6 Month IRA
0.10%--3 Month IRA

Newtown Savings Bank has 19 locations. Click to view all Newtown Savings Bank locations.